PATERSON, NJ - The Paterson City Council will hold a special meeting today at 5:00 p.m.

According to a notice sent by Paterson City Clerk Sonia Gordon, the meeting is being held "in lieu of a Board of Health to Discuss the Worldwide Coronavirus (COVID01) pandemic and health emergency that exists in the City of Paterson."

In complying with social distancing norms and stay at home orders the meeting will be held via Webex and will also be accessible to viewers through Paterson's public access channels, 77 for Optimum and 32 for Verizon. The meeting will also be streamed on the City of Paterson's YouTube channel.

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A call in number will be provided by the Municipal Clerk for members of the public that would like to comment during the public portion.

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